Right on schedule, T-Mobile opened pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 today. The phone is paired with T-Mobile’s Simple Choice plan and is up for grabs for $199.99 up front plus 24 months installments of $21. If your wallet is really heavy and you want it to loose some weight, you can buy the device for full retail price which is set at $703.99. The handset will start shipping on October 2nd. On this same day, the Galaxy Gear smartwatch, which is a companion device to the Galaxy Note 3, will also go on sale for $299.99.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for T-Mobile
The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 features a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED 1080p display and is powered by a quad-core 2.3 GHz Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 processor. The phone comes with a hefty 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory with mocroSD slot for storage expansion.
The device packs a 13-megapixel rear camera with 4K video recording. There is also a 2-megapixel camera facing the user. The beast of a phablet boasts a 3,200 mAh battery good for up to 15 hours of talk time. The Galaxy Note 3 runs the latest, 4.3 Jelly Bean iteration of Android OS.
The Galaxy Gear is a nifty accessory to use with your Galaxy Note 3 phablet. Paired with your phone, the device allows you not only to check notifications and messages but also to answer calls and view calendar entries. The smartwatch is equipped with a camera of its own as well as a speaker and microphone. The Galaxy Gear features a 1.63-inch Super AMOLED display, a single-core 800MHz Exynos processor, 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB of onboard storage.